Two Aztec Wood Idols
Iconographic and Chronologic Analysis
H. B. Nicholson and Rainer Berger
Studies in Pre-Columbian Art and Archaeology
Art History, Archaeology, Pre-Columbian Studies
ISBN: 978-0-88402-026-4, Paperback, 1968, Buy here
This discussion considers the iconographic features and radiocarbon dates of two small wood figures reportedly found in the vicinity of Texcoco. One figure represents the water goddess Chalchiuhtlicue, while the other, a nude male figure, may represent a rain deity.